Accession Number : AD0634042

Title :   FIRE BIBLIOGRAPHY: SELECTED URBAN, AND MIXED URBAN - RURAL FIRES, 1940-1964,

Corporate Author : FOREST SERVICE WASHINGTON D C DIV OF FIRE CONTROL

Personal Author(s) : Storey,T. G. ; Dieterich,J. H.

Report Date : MAY 1965

Pagination or Media Count : 49

Abstract : The report provides an 'annotated bibliography' of sected past fires that were considered for study by the staff ofp;p,;xcect9kt and includes a brief summary and description of; (1) strictly urban fires and (2) fires in mixed urban-rural areas. Study fires were chosed from this prepared list. Eighty major fires occurring since 1940 are described. Of these 80 fires, 47 are urban fires and 33 are mixed urban-rural fires. The listing of fires in this manner provides a base from which to choose additional fires for possible study, and makes available the results of our search of past fires for people who in the future might review or study large fires. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*FIRES, BIBLIOGRAPHIES), URBAN AREAS, RURAL AREAS, FIRE SAFETY, NUCLEAR EXPLOSIONS

Subject Categories : Safety Engineering

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE